Download our latest iPad app


We updated our iPad app Dec. 19 with enhanced features, adding story comments and video and photo galleries to articles. We've also added a daily magazine section with interesting stories from around the nation.

The app retains many of the previous version's most popular features, such as article bookmarking and sharing and easy access to the print replica edition.

In the next few months we will be redesigning our iPhone app and adding tablet-only experiences to our iPad app.

If you are reading this on our website, we invite you to download our new app in the Apple App Store. We also invite you to try out our other recently released mobile apps for:

You can also access mobile-friendly versions of our site from the web browser on your iPhone or Android phone by going to on your mobile device.

All the apps are free, but subscribers should be sure to activate their Herald Plus account to ensure unrestricted access to all our stories.

This is another exciting step forward in our efforts to continue to deliver The Bellingham Herald's news and information to you wherever you are and however you want it. I encourage your feedback about our apps at as we continue to improve them to best serve your Bellingham and Whatcom County news and information needs.

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